Oregon State Legislative Salaries, Measure 3 (1938)
The Oregon State Legislative Salaries Amendment, also known as Measure 3, was on the November 8, 1938 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have provided not more than $8 per day for legislators while in session and some traveling expenses.
|Oregon Measure 3 (1938)|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
Referred to the People by the Legislative Assembly
LEGISLATORS’ COMPENSATION CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT - Purpose: Providing that members of the legislature shall receive not to exceed $8 a day while in session and for not more than 50 days for any regular session; no extra session to be longer than 20 days; members also to receive 10 cents per mile traveled to and from meeting place; presiding officers to receive one-half daily pay additional; such compensation to replace that now received as follow: $3 a day but not over $120 for any session, no extra session being over 20 days, and $3 for every 20 miles traveled; presiding officers receiving two-thirds daily pay additional.
304. Yes. I vote for the proposed amendment.
305. No. I vote against the proposed amendment.
- Oregon 1938 ballot measures
- 1938 ballot measures
- List of Oregon ballot measures
- History of Initiative & Referendum in Oregon
- Oregon Blue Book Initiative, Referendum and Recall: 1938-1947
- Oregon State Constitution
- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1938
- Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 18, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
State of Oregon
List of Oregon ballot measures | Local measures | School bond issues | Ballot measure laws | Initiative laws | History of I&R | History of direct democracy | Campaign Finance Requirements | Recall process |
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | Auditor | Superintendent of Public Instruction | Administrator of Insurance | Director of Agriculture | Director of Fish and Wildlife | Commissioner of Labor and Industries | Commissioner of Public Utilities |